Grace BarnesGrace Barnes
b. 1965. Director and playwright Grace spent most of her young life, from the age of 7, in Lerwick. Her written work includes: Auld Lang Syne, Traverse Theatre Company, Highland Shorts Season; Wave Me Goodbye, Theatre Workshop, Edinburgh; Lavender Blue, Royal Lyceum Theatre Company, Edinburgh and Zander’s Boat for Skeklers Theatre Company. Adaptations include Treasure Island for Pitlochry Festival Theatre, and Jackie Kay’s Trumpet for Skeklers. For Lung Ha’s Theatre Company, Grace wrote Fergus Steps Out. She contributed to Babylon Burning at Theatre Workshop. Her play Angels’ Wings was part of the 2006/2007 ‘A Play, A Pie and A Pint’ season at Oran Mhor in Glasgow. Other work includes script for the musical Nevermore (2006), and Crossing (2009) at Signature Theatre, Washington DC.